Thursday, May 5, 2016

05/04/2016        Shift _1 __   Officer _ ROSE             _______        

Daily Tasks/Public Relations/Maintenance/Miscellaneous

0700 Reported for duty with FF Lt. Bragdon

House chores

Officer Kezal out for training on Ladder 12 and Peaks patrol layout

Follow up with the Criminal mischief case on central

Checked the victim address of the recent criminal mischief case

Attended the Peaks Island Community meeting, very low turnout

Met the Ferry throughout the day as time permitted.



Information

 Please make sure you apply for a fire permit online before any open burning. You can find

that State of Maine link from the Portland Fire Departments web site.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

05/03/16   Ofc Richardson

0700 shift change with Officer Connolly
Small dog was “jailed” at the station waiting for it’s owner
0800 met ferry
0830 patrolled island with PFD
Checked TEIA
0930 met ferry
1000 dogs owner contacted police
1045 met ferry
1216 met ferry
1230 dog was “bailed” from custody
1415 met ferry
Patrolled island with PFD
1515 met ferry
1645 met ferry
1800 met ferry
Warned resident about auto registration
1915 met ferry
2015 met ferry
2115 met ferry
2230 met ferry
2330 checked American legion
Checked Lions club

Please use a bicycle lock through the steering wheel of your golf cart to secure it from theft.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

05/02/16   Ofc. Connolly

0700 hours:  Shift change.  Reported for duty with FF Lt. Wallace
0715 hours: Vehicle maintenance and inspection
0830 hours: Special attention to Welch St. lot.  Contacted party who's vehicle had been parked (disabled) for 2 weeks.  Party was instructed to have it towed ASAP or the police would have it towed.  Party had vehicle towed on his own by afternoon.
1900 hours: report of unsafe chiminey burning on porch (Island Ave).  Party was contacted and instructed that it needed to be off the porch and 20 feet from house.  Party complied.
0430 hours: report of a 911 hang-up from.  Call ended up being in Westbrook
Numerous checks and special attention to Central Ave/Ledgewood St.
Met ferries throughout the day as time permitted
-Holding an infant while riding in a golf cart is a horrible life decision.  Please remember that infants should be in car seats.  Golf carts aren't equipped to hold a child safety seat because babies don't golf.  Please don't transport infants in golf carts.

Monday, May 2, 2016

05/01/16   Ofc. Richardson

0700 shift change with Officer Connolly
0800 met ferry
Officer Kezal on the island for familiarization
Patrolled island with PPD
Checked TEIA
0930 met ferry
1045 met ferry
1215 met ferry
1415 met ferry
1445 traffic stop on Welch St
Warning for auto registration
1515 met ferry
1630 met ferry
1700 parking complaint
1 ticket issued
1915 met ferry
2015 met ferry
2115 met ferry
2230 met ferry
Checked American Legion
Checked Lions Club

Drivers… please be aware of people wearing headphones while walking and riding bicycles.
04/30/16  Ofc. Richardson (Day shift)

0700 shift change with Officer Lauterbach
0800 met ferry
0830 patrolled island with PFD
0930 met ferry
Keep the peace (civil issue)
1045 met ferry
1215 met ferry
1415 met ferry

There is no open burning without a written permit…
Check with your Fire Dept, or apply online.

Ofc. Connolly

1430 hours:  Shift change.  Relieved Officer Richardson.  Reported for duty with FF Lt. Wallace
1445 hours: Vehicle maintenance and inspection
1500 hours: Special attention to Welch St. parking lot
1900 hours: Report of un-permitted fire on Oaklawn.  Party had a BBQ a bit too big.  They were told to put it out.
2025 hours: Harassment call on Winding Way
2140 hours: Follow-up to harassment call
2200 hours: Special attention to American Legion
0300 hours: Medical Call.  Party came to station, transported via ambulance to Fire boat.
Numerous special attention to Central Ave and Ledgewood St.
Met ferry throughout the day as time permitted.
Make sure when you are operating a golf cart at night that it is equipped with a head light.
04/29/2016   Ofc. Robert Lauterbach
0700 - arrived on island.
0800 - met ferry.
0945 - met ferry and patrolled island.
1100 - met ferry.
1215 - patrolled Central Ave.
1430 - met ferry.
1645 - met ferry.
1730 - patrolled back shore.
1930 - met ferry.
2030 - met ferry and patrolled Brackett Ave.
2050 - special attention to 78 Central Ave.
2130 - met ferry.
2245 - met ferry.
2305 - special attention to 78 Central Ave.

*** Keep an eye out for your neighbors and please don't hesitate to speak to us if you have any info or concerns about any suspicious activity on the island.

Friday, April 29, 2016

04/28/16   Ofc. Rose

Date _04/28/2016        Shift _1 __   Officer _ ROSE             _______      

Daily Tasks/Public Relations/Maintenance/Miscellaneous

0700 Reported for duty with FF Lt. Bragdon

House chores and spring cleaning first half of the day

Follow up with the Criminal mischief case on central

Very old dog at large, she is new to the island, likes to wander but like treats. She was returned

home

Checked the victim address of the recent criminal mischief case

Out fitted the new SUV

Missing hearing aid, if found please return it to the PD or the owner Katherine Plante

Met the Ferry throughout the day as time permitted.



Information

At this point, due to very dry conditions there should be no open burning on this island or

anywhere in Maine. Please make sure you apply for a fire permit online before any open

burning. You can find that State of Maine link from the Portland Fire Departments web site.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

04/27/16  Ofc. Robert Lauterbach
0700 - arrived on island.
0800 - met ferry.
0820 - patrolled island.
0945 - met ferry.
1100 - met ferry and patrolled Brackett Ave.
1230 - met ferry.
1430 - met ferry.
1545 - patrolled island.
1645 - relieved by Ofc. Hawley.
2030 - returned to island.
2050 - special attention check to 78 Central Ave.
2245 - met ferry.
2305 - special attention check to 78 Central Ave.

*** Quick reminder that the Welch St. lot has a 72 Hr. parking limit.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

04/26/16   Ofc. Rose

Date _04/26/2016        Shift _1 __   Officer _ ROSE             _______        

Daily Tasks/Public Relations/Maintenance/Miscellaneous

0700 Reported for duty with FF Lt. Bragdon

House chores and equipment checks

Follow up with the Criminal mischief case on central

Gave SA to the legion

Checked the victim address of the recent criminal mischief case

Very quiet day due to this spring snow storm

Met the Ferry throughout the day as time permitted.



Information

Please make sure you apply for a fire permit online before any open burning. You can find

that State of Maine link from the Portland Fire Departments web site.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

04/25/16   Ofc. Richardson

0700 shift change with Officer Connolly
0800 met ferry
0830 patrolled island with PFD
Checked TEIA
0930 met ferry
1045 met ferry
Checked well being of Seashore Ave resident
1215 met ferry
1415 met ferry
Island resident warned for auto registration
1515 met ferry
1700 met ferry
Shift change with PFD
Patrolled island with PFD
1735 met ferry
1915 met ferry
2015 met ferry
Water problem at Island Ave and welch st
2115 met ferry
2230 checked American Legion
Checked Lions Club

Please check your vehicle registrations for expirations
 04/24/16         Officer Connolly
                                                                                                                                                               
0700 hours:  Shift change.  Reported for duty with FF Lt. Wallace
0730 hours: Vehicle maintenance and inspection
Training throughout the day with Officer Kezal.  Trained on ambulance driving and equipment.  Trained at DPW with engine.
We trained on basic engine equipment and hydrant function.
Welch St. parking lot was monitored throughout the day.  1 parking ticket ticket issued.
Met ferry throughout the day as time permitted.
-If your riding your bike at night, please have a light on.

04/23/16   Ofc. Richardson

0700 shift change with Officer Connolly
0800 met ferry
Checked TEIA
0930 met ferry
1045 met ferry
1215 met ferry
1515 met ferry
1630 patrolled island with PFD
Assist FD with medical call
1700 personal injury accident report
Seashore ave
1915 met ferry
2015 met ferry
2115 met ferry
2230 met ferry
2330 checked Lions Club
Checked American Legion

All pedestrians should walk against the flow of traffic
04/22/16         Officer Connolly
                                                                                                                                                               
0700 hours:  Shift change.  Reported for duty with FF Lt. Wallace
0730 hours: vehicle maintenance and inspection
0745 hours: patrolled island
0800 hours: met ferry
0945 hours: met ferry
1000 hours: patrolled island
1100 hours: met ferry
1115 hours: special attention to Welch St. parking lot.  Parking ticket issued for Handicap parking violation.
1230 hours: met ferry
1300 hours: patrolled island
1330 hours: medical call on Upper A St.  Miscommunication with Maine Medical Center, party was fine.
1430 hours: met ferry
1530 hours: met ferry
1600 hours: patrolled island
1645 hours: met ferry
1700 hours: patrolled island
1750 hours: met ferry
1800 hours: parking ticket from earlier was rescinded as individual had handicap placard in other vehicle
1930 hours: met ferry
2000 hours: patrolled island
2130 hours: met ferry
2200 hours: patrolled island.  Check on American Legion
Please be considerate and uphold the 72 hour parking time limit at the Welch St. lot.  Enforcement action will be taken if your vehicle is left past the allotted time.

04/21/16   Lauterbach Annual

Thursday, April 21, 2016

04/20/16   Ofc. Rose

Date _04/20/2016        Shift _1 __   Officer _ ROSE             _______        

Daily Tasks/Public Relations/Maintenance/Miscellaneous

0700 Reported for duty with FF Lt. Bragdon

House chores and equipment checks

Follow up with the Criminal mischief case on central

Investigated a possible hunting tree stand, appears to be an old fort built by kids no evidence of

recent use

Report of a camp fire on Island Ave. fire department addressed the issue

Met the Ferry throughout the day as time permitted.



Information

Please make sure your kid are wearing their bike helmets to prevent life log head injuries.
04/19/16   Ofc. Richardson

0700 shift change with Officer Rose
0800 met ferry
Shift change with PFD
0830 patrolled island with PFD
0930 met ferry
1045 met ferry
1215 met ferry
1300 assist FD with medical call on Island Ave
1400 criminal mischief report at peaks island school
16-2845
1515 met ferry
1700 met ferry
1915 met ferry
2015 met ferry
2115 met ferry


The cost of premium parking..(illegal parking) adds up quickly
Please watch where you park your vehicle…
“I was only gone for five minutes” doesn’t fly
04/18/16   Ofc. Rose

PORTLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT

PEAKS ISLAND

DAILY LOG

Date _04/18/2016        Shift _1 __   Officer _ ROSE             _______        

Daily Tasks/Public Relations/Maintenance/Miscellaneous

0700 Reported for duty with FF Lt. Bragdon

House chores and equipment checks

Follow up with the Criminal mischief case on central

Medical call to the health care center with a transport to MMC

Investigated a possible hunting tree stand

Investigated a call on sandy beach about loud bangs possible black powder cannon, unfounded.

Met the Ferry throughout the day as time permitted.

Information

I am organizing a group to provide yard cleanup for those on the island that cannot do it

themselves. Please message me on Nextdoor if you know of someone who might need this

service.
04/17/16   Ofc. Richardson

0700 shift change with Officer Connolly
0800 shift change with PFD
0800 met ferry
0830 patrolled island with PFD
Checked TEIA
0930 met ferry
1045 met ferry
1215 met ferry
1515 met ferry
Missing bicycle located for owner
1630 met ferry
1700 parking complaint
1 ticket issued
1735 met ferry
1800 met ferry
1915 met ferry
2015 met ferry
2115 met ferry
2230 met ferry
Checked American legion
Checked Lions club
0130 report of gunshots on Luther st.
Unable to locate anything.
0330 report of two gunshots in the area of back shore near Battery Steele
Unable to locate anything.

Please stop leaving your keys in the ignition when you park your car.
04/16/16         Officer Connolly
                                                                                                                                                               
0700 hours:  Shift change.  Reported for duty with FF Lt. Wallace
0730 hours: vehicle maintenance and inspection
0745 hours: patrolled island
0800 hours: met ferry
0830 hours: patrolled island
0945 hours: met ferry
1000 hours: follow-up with criminal mischief on Island Ave
1030 hours: patrolled island
1100 hours: met ferry
1200 hours: patrolled island
1230 hours: met ferry
1300 hours: inquiry of lost wallet
1430 hours: met ferry
1645 hours: met ferry
1710 hours: patrolled island
1750 hours: met ferry
1900 hours: inquiry of lost car keys.
1930 hours: met ferry
2000 hours: patrolled island
2030 hours: met ferry
2130 hours: met ferry
2150 hours: patrolled island
2245 hours: met ferry
2300 hours: check on American Legion
0500 hours: report of gunshots in area of Battery Steele.  Nothing found.
0530 hours: patrolled island
-To avoid ticks when walking in wooded or grassy areas; avoid tall grass, avoid areas frequented by deer and walk in the center of trails.
04/15/16   Ofc. Richardson

0700 shift change with Officer Connolly
0730 discovered criminal mischief on central ave
0800 met ferry
0830 patrolled island with PFD
Checked TEAI
0930 spoke with homeowner on Central Ave for report
16-2720
0950 met ferry
1045 met ferry
1215 met ferry
1415 met ferry
1515 met ferry
1630 met ferry
1745 met ferry
Gave disabled motorist a ride home
1915 met ferry
Follow up to Central Ave report
2015 met ferry
2115 met ferry
2230 met ferry
Checked American legion
Checked Lions Club

Check your auto registrations for expiration.
 04/14/16        Officer Connolly
                                                                                                                                                               
0700 hours:  Shift change.  Reported for duty with FF Lt. Wallace
0730 hours: vehicle maintenance and inspection
0745 hours: patrolled island
0800 hours: met ferry
0850 hours: Received a call to conduct a well being check for a resident on Island Ave.  Individual was not home.
0910 hours: Assisted with small brush fire near 180 Island Ave.
0945 hours: met ferry
1100 hours: met ferry
1230 hours: met ferry
1430 hours: met ferry
1530 hours: met ferry
1600 hours: patrolled island
1645 hours: met ferry
1700 hours: patrolled island
1750 hours: met ferry
1930 hours: met ferry
2110 hours: medical call on Upper A st.  Party refused transport.
2200 hours: patrolled island, special attention to Ledgewood St. 
Keep a list of all credit and ID card(s)s at home along with the card number(s) in the event you need to close the account due to theft. 

04/13/2016   Ofc. Robert Lauterbach 
0700 - arrived on island.
0800 - met ferry and patrolled island.
0850 - vehicle stop by 404 Island Ave.  Warning issued.
0945 - met ferry.
1100 - monitored traffic by school.  
1230 - met ferry.
1430 - patrolled back shore.
1530 - responded to area behind Plantes, on beach for a suspicious item.  
1640 - vehicle stop on Pleasant Ave.  Summons issued.
1820 - HDU responded to make sure item wasn't dangerous.  Item deemed safe. Disposed of.
2030 - met ferry.
2130 - met ferry. 
2200 - special attention to 78 Central Ave.
2245 - met ferry.

*** Please check on your elderly neighbors regularly and contact us if you have any concerns.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

04/12/16   Ofc. Rose

Date _04/12/2016        Shift _1 __   Officer _ ROSE             _______        

Daily Tasks/Public Relations/Maintenance/Miscellaneous

0700 Reported for duty with FF Lt. Mitchell

House chores and equipment checks

Criminal mischief case on central, person of interest spoken to and cleared

Unattended death on Central Ave, family notified scene processed

Missing vehicle reported, towed off island by owner.

Met the Ferry throughout the day as time permitted.



Information

I am organizing a group to provide yard cleanup for those on the island that cannot do it

themselves. Please message me on Nextdoor if you know of someone who might need this

service.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

04/11/2016   Ofc. Robert Lauterbach
0700 - arrived on island.
0800 - met ferry.
0820 - monitored traffic by school.  Two vehicles passed in 20 minutes.
0930 - well being check at the health center.  All set, instructed patient to call later if transport is needed.
1230 - met ferry.
1400 - patrolled island and met 1430 ferry.'
1530 - met ferry.
1750 - met ferry and patrolled island.
1930 - met ferry.
2030 - met ferry.
2130 - met ferry and checked DPW property.

*** please remember that the Welch st. lot has a 72 hr. parking limit.
04/10/16   Ofc. Rose

PORTLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT

PEAKS ISLAND

DAILY LOG

Date _04/10/2016        Shift _1 __   Officer _ ROSE             _______        

Daily Tasks/Public Relations/Maintenance/Miscellaneous

0700 Reported for duty with FF Lt. Mitchell

House chores and equipment checks

Organized a community service project at the American legion post, yard clean up.

Spoke to several people about the recent criminal mischief cases occurring on the island.

Met the Ferry throughout the day as time permitted.

Information

I am organizing a group to provide yard cleanup for those on the island that cannot do it

themselves. Please message me on Nextdoor if you know of someone who might need this

service.
04/09/2016  Ofc Rumery-Taylor  (day shift)

0700- shift change w/Ofc Connolly
0800- met ferry
0815- Natick St Rita Manna's cottage for open window report
0835- patrolled Island
0900- spoke with a new Peaks Island neighbor-author who was curious about fire/police coverage-he and his daughter are going to be great new neighbors!
0945- met ferry-patrolled Island-S/A to Central Ave and Sterling St
1100- met ferry-fueled cruiser
1230- met ferry-patrolled Island
1430- met ferry-shift change w/Ofc Hawley

04/08/16   Ofc. Connolly

                                                                                                                                                               
0700 hours:  Shift change.  Reported for duty with FF Lt. Wallace
0730 hours: vehicle maintenance and inspection
0745 hours: patrolled island
0800 hours: met ferry
0945 hours: met ferry
1000 hours: patrolled island
1100 hours: met ferry
1130 hours: special attention to Welch St. parking lot
1230 hours: met ferry
1300 hours: patrolled island
1430 hours: met ferry
1530 hours: met ferry
1600 hours: patrolled island
1645 hours: met ferry
1700 hours: patrolled island
1750 hours: met ferry
1800 hours: report of hypodermic needle on Island Ave.  Needle was found and properly disposed of.
1930 hours: met ferry
2000 hours: patrolled island
2030 hours: met ferry
2130 hours: met ferry
2200 hours: patrolled island.  Check on American Legion
0200 hours: medical call on Island Ave.  Party was transported.
-Check your medicine cabinets for expired medications.  If they are expired, they can either be turned in at the Peaks Island Public Safety Building or at the Police Station in town.

Friday, April 8, 2016


04/07/16   Ofc. Richardson

6:46 AM (39 minutes ago)
0700 shift change with Officer Connolly
0800 met ferry
0830 patrolled island with PFD
Checked TEIA
0930 met ferry
Meeting with school principal
Spoke with Seashore Ave resident about criminal mischief
1045 met ferry
1215 met ferry
Parking complaint Island Ave
1 ticket issued
1415 met ferry
1515 met ferry
1630 met ferry
1800 met ferry
1915 met ferry
2015 met ferry
2115 met ferry
2230 checked American legion
Checked Lions club

Unless you are on a one way street… Do not park your vehicle left wheels to the curb..
All vehicles should park facing traffic flow.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

04/06/16   Ofc. Connolly
                                                                                                                                                               
0700 hours:  Shift change.  Reported for duty with FF Lt. Wallace
0730 hours: vehicle maintenance and inspection
0750 hours: patrolled island
0800 hours: met ferry
0820 hours: checked Welch St lot
0945 hours: met ferry
1030 hours: patrolled island
1100 hours: met ferry
1200 hours: patrolled island
1430 hours: met ferry
1500 hours: patrolled island
1530 hours: met ferry
1645 hours: met ferry
1750 hours: met ferry
1830 hours: patrolled island
1930 hours: met ferry
2000 hours: patrolled island
2030 hours: met ferry
2050 hours: patrolled island
-When driving a golf cart at night, make sure it has a functioning headlight.